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And a kind thanks out to Jack Conte for the videos. watch in HD) Years earlier, back in 1972, Mike also explored new sonic landscapes as inventor/engineer of the world's first stand-alone envelope filter, the Mu-Tron III.The sound was quickly captured by Stevie Wonder, and made famous by his 1973 funk classic, "Higher Ground." Despite Stevie's personal endorsement (see right) and other noteworthy users like Bootsy Collins and Jerry Garcia, the maker of the Mu-Tron III (Musitronics) closed shop in 1978.A high pass filter allows only the upper frequencies to be heard while chopping off the bottom or low end. Using the Riddle onboard distortion creates the overdrive effect of a small pocket radio turned up just a little too loud.Turning up the sensitivity knob even further will produce the sound of a transistor radio with its battery ready to die. Full band entrance-fade The full band sound used the following pedals: Guitars- English Muffin Bass- Guitar into a Octave Multiplexer and a Bass Big Muff.Years later, Mike Beigel decided to bring the original Mu-Tron III mojo over to EHX.
Riddle: a mysteriously musical envelope filter for guitar.Dynamic Tympanis thunder in a CATHEDRAL concert hall environment where even the Big Muff Pi adds a realistic edge. Please note: Bill will be in the EHX Forums to discuss his sounds, settings, and process. In Effectology 14, pedal guru Bill Ruppert takes us on a journey to previously unchartered sonic territory.Using only Electro-Harmonix pedals and his guitar, Bill creates a series of “believe it or not” soundscapes.Experiment and you will find new sounds not yet discovered! Please note: Bill will be in the EHX Forums to discuss his sounds, settings, and process. Meet Riddle & Enigma: powerful and precise envelope filters, fine-tuned for guitar and bass.To read about their origins (which date back to 1972) see this post.
The next time you need to re-tube your guitar, bass, or hi-fi amp, be sure to insist on getting authentic Electro-Harmonix tubes.